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Information Security Consultant
Are you proactive? Have you got good customer service skills? Would you like to work for a huge global company?
I am looking for an information security consultant to join a large global shipping company. You will be working closely with the IT security team to develop and implement a comprehensive information security program.
This job will be based in London. There will be regular visits to the European office in the Netherlands. Will also require the occasional travel to other Europe offices.
The information security consultant will assist in the coordination and completion of information security operations documentation. You will work with information security leadership to develop strategies and plans to enforce security requirements and address identified security risks. The information security consultant will work with information security leadership and HR teams to raise information security awareness and develop training plans. Monitors daily or weekly security reports and logs for unusual events. The findings from this activity need to be monitored and an action plan must be prepared to follow up on the findings.
The main requirement for a successful information security consultant is that they can demonstrate a knowledge and appreciation of the current IT threats and security measures available. This will require a combination of good business awareness and technical IT knowledge or experience. Degree level qualification. At least 2 years of IT security experience. Experience in developing, documenting and maintaining security policies, processes, procedures and standards. Knowledge of network infrastructure, including routers, switches, firewalls, and the associated network protocols and concepts. Evidence of organisational skills and team coordination. Excellent communication skills. Some appropriate technical certification such as CESG Certified Professional (CCP), CompTIA Security+ Certification, ISC2 Systems Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) or Cisco Cyber Security Specialist. In-depth knowledge and understanding of information risk concepts and principles, as a means of relating business needs to security controls. Knowledge of and experience in developing and documenting security architecture and plans, including strategic, tactical and project plans.
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